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Tasmanian Canoe Club says rescue kayaker at Wilmot River was experienced

Molly Appleton
By Molly Appleton
August 3 2021 - 3:00am
RESCUE MISSION: The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was deployed to find the kayaker. Picture: Tasmania Police

The man winched to safety after spending the night in zero degree weather at Wilmot River in northern Tasmania, when he was separated from his kayak, has been called experienced but unlucky.

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Molly Appleton

Molly Appleton is a journalist at The Advocate who is interested in telling stories from North West Tasmania.

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